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New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus : comprehending an elucidation of the several parts of the fructification ; a prize dissertation on the sexes of plants, a full explanation of the classes, and orders, of the sexual system ; and the temple of flora, or garden of nature, being picturesque, botanical, coloured plates, of select plants, illustrative of the same, with descriptions

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New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus : comprehending an elucidation of the several parts of the fructification ; a prize dissertation on the sexes of plants, a full explanation of the classes, and orders, of the sexual system ; and the temple of flora, or garden of nature, being picturesque, botanical, coloured plates, of select plants, illustrative of the same, with descriptions


Published 1807
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statement of responsibility: by Robert John Thornton ...

Half titles preceding the t.p.: [1]. A British trophy in honour of Linnaeus. [2]. A new illustration of the sexual system of Linnaeus. [3]. The sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus.

The plates are dated: 1799-1810.

Includes bibliographical references.

Half titles preceding the t.p.: [1]. A British trophy in honour of Linnaeus. [2]. A new illustration of the sexual system of Linnaeus. [3]. The sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus

The plates are dated: 1799-1810

Includes bibliographical references

Preliminary observations -- [Part first]. The prize dissertation on the sexes of plants by Carolus von Linnaeus; written Anno Domini 1759 [translated, with copious notes, by Thornton] -- Part second. Origin of the sexual system -- Part third. Picturesque botanical plates, illustrative of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus

Some plates hand-colored


Volume v. 2
Publisher London : Printed, for the publisher, by T. Bensley ...
Year 1807
Pages 250
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 39088007279110
Digitizing sponsor Metropolitan New York Library Council
Book contributor Smithsonian Libraries
Collection smithsonian; biodiversity

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